Nearly 442,000 receive vaccine against COVID-19
The Epidemiology Unit states that a total of 441,976 persons have been inoculated as of yesterday (27).
According to statistics, 35,343 persons were vaccinated yesterday (27).
The mass vaccination drive began on 15 February and more than 400,000 have been vaccinated out of the 500,000 COVISHIELD vaccine doses received from the Government of India on 28 January.
Moreover, another 500,000 COVISHIELD AstraZeneca vaccine doses have been imported from Serum Institute India by the State Pharmaceutical Corporation.